Personal Data & Cookie policies

SLOWFASHIONDESIGN.COM is a project curated by Alessandro Crosato and Silvia Müller, a place to share topics about Slow philosophy, intellectual ethics, sustainability, fashion and design. Our goal is to create a community that shares slow-life values.

Slow+Fashion+Design uses cookies to enhance the reader’s experience and commits to support users in protecting their own data and Privacy. This policy solely refers to the website https://www.slowfashiondesign.com, estabilishing which data are collected, the collection purposes, how they are stored, used and eventually shared.

Last updated on: 23/05/2018.

Slow+Fashion+Design, Data Protection Officer and Owner

If there is any question or problem related to the current privacy policy, please refer to the Data Protection Manager:

Slow+Fashion+Design
Treviso, TV 31100 ITALY
Mail: info@slowfashiondesign.com

The people in charge of Slow+Fashion+Design are Alessandro Crosato and Silvia Müller.

Content & Comment policy

CONTENT RIGHTS

It’s forbidden to copy visual, text, structural contents that belong to this website and blog.
Pictures, images and videos included in our articles and website pages are originally produced and their rights are reserved. If the contents are not original, the sourse is commonly reported. In some cases, stock-free photos or images are used.

COMMENTS

On this platform, all offensive comments towards users and authors are banned, as well as rude behavior and violent language. This blog integrates an anti-spam Akismet system that filters suspect comments. Slow+fashion+design evaluates every single contribution to check that it’s appropriate in the context. Slow+Fashion+Design is ultimately entitled to publish or refuse comment.

Data & Cookie collection

While navigating this website, you could be invited to fill out specific forms with your data, as specified in this policy.

 

About COOKIES

The Cookie Policy abide by article 13, D.lgs. n.196/2003 and the new GDPR – 2016/679/UE. It affects SLOWFASHIONDESIGN visitors and users, with the exception of external links. Data collected through this website can be divided into Log data and spontaneously given personal data.

Cookies

Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Like many sites, we use “cookies” to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.

Read more about the cookies we use here.

Log Data Cookies

Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

Cookie settings through your Browser

There are several ways to manage tracking technologies, such as cookies. Managing your browser settings, you can accept or refuse cookies, or receive a message before accepting or refusing them. If you use different devices, be sure to check the settings in each one of them.

Cookie Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics: Analytics cookies are considered third party services that collect, monitor and analyze the site activities. This kind of Log data are solely used to optimize the website performance, by reading its statistics, and work with anonymous IP addresses.

Cookie disabling through your browser

You can completely disable cookies in your browser, although this might affect the website user experience. You can cancel all your cookies in the specific managing section of your browser, depending on its procedures.

Data Sources

Personal data and information is collected thanks to the following sources:

  • Aruba & Wordpress databases;
  • In-site data collection and Log data through website analytics monitoring, with no sensitive data;
  • Google Analytics, with profiling data for audience analysis and anonymous User-ID (see guidelines);
  • Contact forms, with information such as name, surname, email, website and city, voluntarily filled out with sensible data;
  • Social Media Widgets towards Facebook (info), Twitter (info), LinkedIn (info), Google+ (info), Pinterest (info), with sharing monitoring;
  • Cookies collection (see previous section);
  • Facebook pixel monitoring through AD Manager (info);
  • Mailchimp forms for newsletters, direct emails and email marketing
  • Website cache through WP Rocket (France, guidelines);
  • Wordpress.com integration with Jetpack (USA, guidelines).

Voluntarily provided data

While using our Site, you may provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name and email.

Data collection Management

Collection Purposes

Data collection is meant to cover the following purposes:

  • Profiling and audience analysis
  • Website stats monitoring
  • Contact with users upon their request
  • Marketing and re-marketing goals
  • Strategy optimization based on data
  • Service providing upon user’s request
  • Communication initiatives with direct email, newsletter campaigns, marketing promotion

Data Management

Collected data are managed through IT systems and tools that are strictly related to the purposes expressed, in order to guarantee their security and reserved rights.

Newsletter Services

In order to provide newsletter services, Slow+Fashion+Design uses Mailchimp services (Atlanta, Georgia – USA). Collected data are safely stored by Mailchimp’s native servers. In compliance with Mailchimp’s privacy policy, data are not to be directly used or sold by Mailchimp to third parties. In order to maintain its service, Mailchimp is supported by authorized collaborators, who may have access to personal information, covered by Mailchimp privacy policy guarantee.

Compliance of GDPR Law (2016/679/UE)

This page is written in compliance with the most recent norms regarding Privacy Policy, in particular with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR – 2016/679/UE). Data management and safety is based either upon the user’s consent, or upon necessity in order to contact Slow+Fashion+Design, establishing an active communication between the parts. Personal data can be used in order to develop an offer for a specific service request. The users can revoke their consent at any time, contacting our references.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)

Slow+Fashion+Design responds to the obligations of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). We do not collect data belonging to underage people, in particular of Children younger than 13 years old.

Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us. We strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information.

Specific security measures are observed to prevent any data loss, illegal uses and non-authorized access. Data security is provided by our hosting services. Data monitored through Google are preserved with double opt-in security. Server access and security are monitored through internal and external performance services.

 

Deleting and changing personal data

Data Editing/Update

In any case, the user can request an update of their data, especially when wrong or inaccurate.

Data Limiting

Personal data can be deleted or edited from Slow+Fashion+Design services at any time, upon the user’s request.

The user can require to limit data management in the following cases: the data is incorrectly registered; the data elaboration is not proper and requires a restriction; Slow+Fashion+Design doesn’t need personal data anymore, but the user needs it to cover legal procedures.

Data Cancellation

The user can promptly require their data to be cancelled. Slow+Fashion+Design will notify them and provide the cancellation, in the following cases:

  • Personal data are no more necessary to cover the initial goals;
  • Consent is revoked and there is no legal compliance to keep storage of specific data;
  • The user opposes to data management for marketing goals;
  • Personal information have been illegally obtained;
  • Personal data must be cancelled upon law enforcement.

Third Parties and Confidentiality

Slow+Fashion+Design doesn’t sell, nor it commercialize or transfer in any case personal data of its users to third parties.

However, Slow+Fashion+Design can delegate part of its processes to trusted collaborators, in order to ensure the website and service functionality. Such collaborators may access databases or personal information, in coherence with their roles in the workflow.

Slow+Fashion+Design could be compelled to present personal data references or registers upon request of the competent jurisdiction, in order to guarantee the users’ rights.

Where do we store your Data

Data is stored in secure storage files, thanks to repository and cloud technology. Databases undergo a periodic back-up to restore them in any case of failure.

Personal information is stored within the EU territory, with social media and Google services based in the US.

Data storage timeout

Slow+Fashion+Design will store personal data up to 5 years.

Collaboration and User’s rights

Slow+Fashion+Design will cooperate with the user and legal authorities in order to comply with the law. It will also guarantee the users’ lawful rights, especially in the unlikely event of data breach or accidents putting at stake data security.

At any time, the user can request their detailed data stored by Slow+Fashion+Design. These will be provided by a two-week timespan.

User Consent

By using this website, the user declares to accept and being informed of this Privacy Policy.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of May 2018 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of the Service after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.